Benefits Of Spring Cleaning Your Home – Spring cleaning is basically a ritual that has taken hold in most homes during the end of March or beginning of April.
When spring cleaning takes place, most cleaning tasks are completed in the kitchen, living room, and bathrooms. Also, homeowners often opt to clean the laundry rooms as well as bedrooms.
When beginning the process of Spring cleaning your home, it is best to take all of your out-of-season decors, curtains, and other whatnots and place them into storage containers and placed in either your basement, attic, or storage closet.
This will make it easier to get your cleaning done faster.
One of the most important things that you need to think about when it comes to spring cleaning your living room is to clean, dust, and polish all of your furniture before starting on the flooring that is in your room.
In addition to dusting and polishing, you want to change your curtains or drapes for the season or have them cleaned for the Spring season. Once you have completed these tasks, then you can begin to work on your flooring.
If you have a carpet, it would be best to use a vacuum cleaner to clean up all of the debris that is in your carpeting before you have it shampooed or extracted. If there is any furniture or old furniture that you have that needs to go, it would be a good idea to dispose of it properly.
Spring cleaning your kitchen does not have to be tedious or take long to do. Planning is key to effectively clean your kitchen without feeling overwhelmed. When Spring Cleaning your kitchen it is best to start with your refrigerator, stove, and microwave oven.
Getting a good quality all-purpose cleaner can help you clear away all of the grease and grime away from your appliances. Using a cleaner like Mr. Clean’s all-purpose cleaner and magic eraser makes it easy to clean your appliances with ease.
If you have a self-cleaning oven it is best to read the instruction manual for the proper cleaning instructions, to prevent fire or any other hazards that can happen. Next, you want to make sure to empty all of the drawers and cupboards before spring cleaning.
Begin dusting the top of the cabinet or drawers, cleaning them down one at a time until the dust is completely removed. Once you have finished these tasks, you can begin to mop and/ or polish your flooring while washing your kitchen towels and/or rugs.
The first thing that you need to do when you begin to spring clean your bathroom is to go through the collection of bathroom beauty products that seem to have overtaken your bathtub or shower area and throw away outdated or near-empty products.
You then want to use a good bathroom cleaner and disinfectant spray to clean your bathroom cabinets, counters, baseboards, and tub. You want to also get a good toilet bowl cleaner for your toilet.
Once you have cleaned and cleared away the clutter from your bathroom, you can work on scrubbing the tiles and floors of your bathroom.
Spring cleaning your bedroom(s) can be both exciting and fun. This is the time to swap out the winter items in your closet and drawers with all your stylish fashionable spring and summer clothes.
Once you have swapped out your out of season clothing and accessories, you can clean your closet walls and floors, and dust and polish your bedroom furnishings. It is also best to replace your bedding and curtains/drapes with something more comfortable and light for the upcoming hot weather.
After dusting and organizing you can work on your flooring. If you have carpet and through shampoo or extraction is recommended. If you have hardwood flooring, you can use products like Murphy’s Oil to clean and polish your floor for that perfect clean shine.
There are many benefits of spring cleaning but one of them is that it can increase your happiness. You will have a better outlook on life, and you will be more productive at work.
Emotional benefits of spring cleaning studies show that people who say their homes are messy actually have lower levels of serotonin, a chemical that is associated with stress, depression, and anxiety.
Not only does spring cleaning help improve your mood, but it also improves the air quality because of all of the dusting, polishing, and cleaning that has been done.